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BP, Eni begin production from two wells at Baltim South West field offshore Egypt

Posted: November 6, 2019 at 10:39 am   /   Oil & Gas

BP and Eni have begun production from the first two exploration wells in the Baltim South West offshore natural gas concession, according to a cabinet statement. The two wells have a combined output of 190 mmcf/d and 1,300 bbl/d of condensate. Eni had suggested the field holds 1 tcf of gas following the results of […]

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BP to drill new wells in Qattameya, Atoll gas fields offshore Nile Delta

Posted: August 27, 2019 at 1:34 pm   /   Oil & Gas

BP is preparing to drill two new wells in the Atoll and Qattameya natural gas fields in its North Damietta offshore concession in the Nile Delta, according to an Oil Ministry statement. The drilling work will cost USD 280 million. The Atoll field is expected to produce 100 mmcf/d of gas when it comes online […]

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Wintershall Dea committed to Egypt, investment led to production boost

Posted: July 23, 2019 at 1:08 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Recent merger of Wintershall and DEA formed Europe’s leading independent gas and oil company. Investments in the company’s Egyptian oil and gas business lead to production boost. In early 2018, Wintershall Dea announced the start of an extensive work program in all own-operated Egyptian assets. The company is currently investing more than 500 Million US-Dollars […]

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SDX

SDX Energy announces potential delay for South Disouq first gas

Posted: April 8, 2019 at 10:17 pm   /   Oil & Gas

SDX Energy reports that the current targeted start-up date for gas production at South Disouq of mid-year 2019 is based on an overall development concept, whereby an Early Production Facility (‘EPF’) will be leased to process the produced gas, prior to completion of the main Central Gas Processing Facility. At present, the final commercial terms […]

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EGAS, EGPC 2018 Bid Rounds results announced with 12 blocks awarded

Posted: February 13, 2019 at 3:10 am   /   Oil & Gas

Shell wins big in Egypt: Supermajor lands five blocks in latest bid round, while ExxonMobil makes debut. Royal Dutch Shell, Eni, BP and Exxon Mobil were among the winners in one of Egypt’s largest ever oil and gas exploration tenders on Tuesday, as the country looks to sustain an investment upswing spurred by major discoveries. […]

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DEA

DEA awarded new exploration licence in the Nile Delta Onshore Egypt

Posted: February 13, 2019 at 3:03 am   /   Oil & Gas

German upstream company is back to exploration in Egypt! The Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) has awarded one new licence to DEA in its 2018 Bid Round. The East Damanhour exploration block (originally offered as Block 10) is covering 1,418 square kilometres and is located west of the Disouq development leases, where DEA is […]

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Eni’s offshore Nour one of six high-impact wells to watch – Wood Mackenzie

Posted: February 6, 2019 at 5:21 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Consultant identifies six high-impact wells to watch. Latin American offshore plays will account for one-third of the large prospects due to be drilled globally this year, according to Wood Mackenzie. Potentially giant reservoirs off Brazil, Guyana, and Mexico will attract the highest investment. Dr Andrew Latham, vp, Global Exploration at Wood Mackenzie, said: “We expect […]

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Siemens

Siemens strengthens Egypt’s grid with two new substations in the Delta

Posted: December 20, 2018 at 2:11 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Fast-track installation and erection time of less than 15 months. Featuring one of the country’s largest turnkey substations ever supplied. Substations will transmit electricity from the Burullus plant, supplying 15 million Egyptians with electricity. In a new move aimed at improving the resilience of Egypt’s power grid, Siemens today announced the completion of the two […]

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IPR

IPR executing its largest drilling, operational campaign in Egypt

Posted: September 5, 2018 at 1:17 pm   /   Oil & Gas

IPR Drilling Away in Egypt: US independent IPR Energy Group continues to execute its largest drilling and operational campaign since entering the upstream sector in Egypt in 1993, with the drilling of 25 of 40 planned wells during the first half of 2018. According to the company this pace of activity will continue through the balance […]

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South Disouq

SDX completes successful production test at South Disouq SD-3X well

Posted: August 22, 2018 at 8:55 pm   /   Oil & Gas

SDX Energy Inc., the North Africa focused oil and gas company, announced that a successful production test has been conducted at its SD-3X appraisal well at South Disouq, Egypt (SDX 55% working interest and operator). The well flowed at a maximum rate of 16.1 MMscfd of conventional natural gas during an eight hour clean up […]

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